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Attendees at the symposium
06 Nov 2020

The annual St George and Sutherland hospitals Medical Research Symposium was a little different this year, with staff tuning in virtually. The event was broadcast from the St George Hospital Research and Education Centre auditorium, with…

Staff sharing messages of hope during Mental Health Month
06 Nov 2020

Each October, SESLHD's mental health staff take time to spread messages of hope and recovery, and raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing. The theme for Mental Health Month 2020 was ‘Tune In’.

Tobi Wilson, Rupesh Udani & Danielle Fisher
06 Nov 2020

Congratulations to SESLHD volunteer, Rupesh Udani for taking out the Volunteer of the Year Award in the 2020 NSW Health Awards.

The NSW Health Awards recognise the essential role of the health system in NSW, and congratulate teams and…

enior staff and MPs commemorate the occasion outsite the hospital
22 Oct 2020

Campaigning efforts by the community, Members of Parliament and SESLHD staff last week resulted in the announcement that Sutherland Hospital will soon receive its own MRI machine.

Reynaldo Aragon
22 Oct 2020

Reynaldo Aragon (pictured), one of the security guards patrolling the COVID-19 Clinic at Sutherland Hospital was recently recognised for his outstanding work in the Facebook…

Physiotherapy staff walking in hospital ward
22 Oct 2020

SESLHD celebrated Allied Health Professionals Day on Wednesday 14 October with this year's theme in mind: Celebrating, appreciating, inspiring, connecting.

There are 23…

The winning photo, titled Birth: A staff member examining a pregnant woman, both wearing face masks
10 Sep 2020

If you would like to take a look at the camaraderie and innovation taking place across SESLHD, look no further than the awe-inspiring A Moment in Time photo exhibition.

Toni McDonald with her arm in a sling
10 Sep 2020

Sutherland Hospital staff may have recognised a familiar face in their rehabilitation gym over the past couple of weeks. Toni McDonald, a long-term volunteer and “best hamburger-maker ever” from the hospital’s Garden Kiosk was a temporary guest…

Winner Associate Professor Jeffrey Post (Director of Infectious Diseases, POWH) – Collaborative Staff Member of the Year – front and centre. With (from left): Dr Martin Mackertich (Director of Clinical Services, POWH), Karen Tuqiri (Director of Nursing & Support Services, POWH), Jennie Barry (General Manager) & Tobi Wilson
10 Sep 2020

For the first time, winners of the SESLHD Healthcare Awards were announced live online during a recent live stream hosted by Tobi Wilson, Chief Executive, SESLHD.

The awards, which recognise innovation and excellence in the delivery of…

Nurse of the Year: Nikita Donnelly
10 Sep 2020

The Prince of Wales Hospital 2020 Nightingale Nurse of the Year Awards took a fresh format this year, with a virtual ceremony broadcast to all staff on Friday, 28 August.
The on-camera hosts Karen Tuqiri, Director of Nursing and…